Category: News

Letters to the Editor – 03/04/2015

Listen up Congress
Just saying………..our Congress should stop talking about who is a Christian and who is not when they make falsehoods all the time and show such disrespect for their President (yes their president), their fellowman and their country.… Read more

Union suits still around after all these years

By Dottie Dewberry

Did you know that union suits were originally created for women? Did you know that in the beginning they were red and were made out of flannel? Did you know that they were made as far back … Read more

Calendar of Events – 03/04/2015

Class Reunion planned
Joint Class Reunion July 17-18, 2015. We are looking for NOXAPATER HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES from 1974, 1975, and 1976. Find us on Facebook page Tigers Joint Reunion 74-75-76 or e-mail TigerReunion747576@yahoo.com or call Sandra at 662-803-1459.

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Set out rosebushes now and prune those fruit trees

By Lelia Kelly and David Nagel
Extension Horticulture Specialists

Roses — Set out rosebushes now if the ground is not frozen. Choose a sunny spot in the garden with well-drained soil.

You don’t have to create a bed dedicated only … Read more

Nanih Waiya opens season with two wins in Noxapater Classic

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The season got off to a good start for the Warriors of Nanih Waiya High School on Saturday as they defeated Philadelphia 7-3 and Newton 12-0 in the Noxapater Classic.

Nanih Waiya was set … Read more

Memories of our County – 03/04/2015

Nannie Maude Reynolds shares memories and thoughts about Winston County’s past.

Overalls
I saw a picture recently of a school group from many years ago. Almost all of the boys wore overalls and brogan shoes. Overalls were the dress of … Read more

Tree giveaway to be held in Louisville this Friday

The City of Louisville has partnered with the Mississippi Forestry Commission and the National Arbor Day Foundation to offer the Mississippi Tree Recovery Campaign in response to the tornado that hit the city on April 28, 2014.

The giveaway will … Read more

News of the Past – 03/04/2015

C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal.

100 Years Ago – March 5, 1915

LOUISVILLE: Mr. and Mrs. Charles Richardson of Louisville are the proud and … Read more

Obituaries – 03/04/2015

Earma Jean Eiland
Feb. 18, 2015
Funeral services for Mrs. Earma Jean Eiland, 80 , were held at Rockport United Methodist Church of Ackerman, MS on February 28, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. Burial followed at the church cemetery with Rev. … Read more